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Tchaikovsky: Rococo Variations / Vardai / Boganyi, Pannon Philharmonic

Tchaikovsky / Vardai / Boganyi / Pannon Phil
Release Date: 01/27/2015 
Label:  Brilliant Classics   Catalog #: 94876   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  István Várdai
Conductor:  Tibor Bogányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Debut release on Brilliant Classics by István Várdai, recent First Prize winner of the prestigious ARD Competition 2014 in Munich, Germany! Várdai, a young Hungarian of prodigious talents, performs the complete works for cello and orchestra by Tchaikovsky. A special feature are the two versions of the famous Rococo Variations, the original “classical” version and the concert version written for virtuoso Wilhelm Fitzenhagen. New recording, recorded in Pécs (Hungary) with the Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Tibor Bogányi. With biographies of István Várdai, Tibor Bogányi and the Pannon Philharmonic.

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Recorded in 2014 at the
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Works on This Recording

1.
Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  István Várdai (Cello)
Conductor:  Tibor Bogányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Notes: Arranged by W. Fitzenhagen. 
2.
Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 62 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  István Várdai (Cello)
Conductor:  Tibor Bogányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
3.
Nocturne for Cello and small Orchestra in D minor, Op. 19 no 4 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  István Várdai (Cello)
Conductor:  Tibor Bogányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
4.
Andante cantabile for Cello and Strings, Op. 11 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  István Várdai (Cello)
Conductor:  Tibor Bogányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1886-88; Russia 
5.
Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  István Várdai (Cello)
Conductor:  Tibor Bogányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Notes: Revised version. 

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